Spam Musubi

this post was originally published in october 2013. i’ve since updated the picture, which you may recognize from my header. if you would like to see the old picture, you can click here (and see what my site used to look like pre-custom domain wheeeee), or don’t and just know that this picture is much better […]

No Mai Fan

No mai fan, or Chinese sticky rice, is filled with crispy lap cheong (sausage), tender shiitake mushrooms and crunchy peanuts.

saghar of lab noon sent out a call for a virtual midsummer potluck for peace, and i was on board 3409%. i don’t feel as fragile now as i did back in november, in a post-election haze. you know, when my already tear-y instincts were heightened to the point where i almost started bawling in […]

Yaki Onigiri

Yaki onigiri are Japanese pan-fried rice balls that can be flavored with anything. The insides stay tender, while the outsides brown and crisp up.

welcome back to college meal chronicles! fast, easy food with only a few ingredients. tasty as always. and of course, you don’t need to be in college to make these. are you obsessed with dolsot bibimbap (the korean dish with crispy rice, sesame-flavored veggies and toppings, and spicy/sweet gochujang sauce)? or arancini, the italian balls […]